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To balance out the negative from the "worst online community" thread, let's hear something positive about online gaming communities.

What game do you think has the best community?

For me it was probably Rainbow 6 Vegas back on the Xbox 360. I got into the competitive side of it for a while, hosting lobbies on an almost nightly basis aswell for randoms, and really enjoyed it. Some of the best online gaming I had played purely for the maturity of the majority that played it in our region.

A couple of guilds I was involved in on Guild Wars were pretty good aswell. Had some epic nights of gaming there too, which outweighed the negative aspects from PUGs.

How about you guys?
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post #2 of 14
Not any specific community for me..But I always found indie games to have wonderful communities.
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Football Manager community at the SI Forums.
 
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The Gears of War forum community is the bomb.
    
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post #5 of 14
BFBC2. Sure, on occasion there are complainers and harassing people, but overall it's a pleasant experience.....really, any game that has a rewarding point system that's based on teamwork is bound to be more positive than negative in most cases.
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post #6 of 14
any game with dedicated servers.

Any game that has a well moderated server, regardless of what game it is, has a good community. I would say battlefield 2 if you must pick a game. Lotro has an extremely friendly community also, esp considering how MMOs usually go.
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post #7 of 14
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Originally Posted by Vhati View Post
any game with dedicated servers.
Pretty much but you still have to get lucky sometimes to find that just right server. I have played a lot of online games where I will find amazing servers that I will come back to play on and others where even the admins are *******s.

I had posted APB as the worst community for a game since it was one of the reasons I believe the game failed. There were some people who would actually go out of their way just to ram their car into you and even better were the ones in dumptrucks. If one of those hit you against a wall it would blow up your car and kill you basically.
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The Starcraft community.
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post #9 of 14
Battlefield community in general for me. I've had awesome times with friends in those games...
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There was and still is a great community that I game with who plays CS 1.6 and moreso now TF2. Lots of latenight scoutzknives,fy_repub, and bs'ing around. Oh good times
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